Thursday, October 25, 2018

Newsletter Week Of Oct. 23rd









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Culture, People, Projects 










"I don't shine if you don't shine." 

Yah Yah Hollins McCloud, 11th grade HTH 













































HTH Staff vs. Student Basketball Game















Staff Spotlight - 

HTH Spanish teacher Sofia Tannenhaus has inspired her students to learn more

about their family histories through documenting a

recipe that has significance to them. Students produced a

cooking video and gave a 3-minute presentation. They

investigated how their family recipe tells a story of who

they are, where they’re from, and what their family cares

about.

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11th grade HTH Student Yah Yah Hollins McCloud presents to 300 educators in Chicago about her experience at High Tech High. Watch the video here. 












Ashlen and Shawn, the new SEDS (Social Emotional Development Specialist) team at HTH, introduced parents to mindful activities and explained how they support our students. 

Check out their slides by clicking here! 

Next Koffee With Kaleb "Get Messy With Clay and Lucera" November 14th









10th grade HTH Math teacher Sarah Strong and her students will be hosting our first Public Math Lesson Study event on November 7th from 9am-5pm located in the Forum at the High Tech High Graduate School of Education.


All are welcome! If you are interested in attending the event and have not yet RSVP’d you can do so here: https://gse.checkfront.com/reserve/?item_id=35









Important News And Dates! 







Wednesday, October 24th - Technology Class For Parents (In Spanish)

November 6th - Election Day! Voting Matters! 

Tuesday, November 6th - HTH Parent Assoc. Meeting 8:45am 

Wednesday, November 7th - First Public Math Lesson at the Forum

Friday, November 9th - College Day 

Monday, November 12th - Veteran's Day, No School 


 







College News 














College Day - Friday, Nov. 9th. Students will visit colleges in San Diego and Los Angeles with their advisories. Watch for details coming from your student's advisor.



College Visits this week: Colorado College, Rutgers, Brandeis, WPI, Mills, Occidental, Notre Dame, SDSU, Oregon State, Northeastern, Point Loma Nazarene,  Check Naviance for the entire list.  


 

Familias Unidas de HTH: Las Herramientas Para Navegar y Prosperar en HTH - Wednesday October 24th 6pm-7:30pm at HTH. Click here for more info. 



Spanish College Workshop - "Nuestro Camino a la Universidad" November 3rd from 930am-11am at Francis Parker. 







Sports News 







Click here for all things sports related. 


Girls Tennis has won league and will be competing in the Team CIF Playoffs this Tuesday vs Canyon Crest. Tennis matches are held right after school at the Barnes Tennis Center. First serve is at 3:30pm


Girls Volleyball have won league and are seeded #1 in CIF Div IV!! First Round playoff are THIS Weds Oct. 24th 7pm in the HTHGym and BRING THE STORM! Admission: Students $3, Adults $5


Boys and Girls Cross Country team is leading the pack in league.  If you haven’t been to a meet yet, then come check out how cross country competes at NTC Park by the hotel and bay. Oct 25 League meet 3:30 JV race, 4pm Varsity Race


Boys WaterPolo is fighting to stay at the top of the rankings for another bid in CIF playoffs. Come check out our home game this Friday Oct 26th vs Mira Mesa at 6:30pm at Memorial Pool- Senior Night!


Are you interested in Surf team?  Please contact  GVolk@voitco.com to get started.   There are a few more spots available.  


Are you interested in Archery?  Check out the meeting in the HTH Great Room Weds Oct 24th, 3:45pm


Winter sports are about to begin!


Winter Tryouts: 

Basketball
Nov 3rd Girls 9-11am HTHGym, Boys 12-2pm HTHGym


Boys Soccer - Nov 3rd 1-3 HTHMesa Field Contact Mele Soto, msato@hightechhigh.org and Carlos De La Rosa, carlosdelarosa1975@gmail.com for more details.


Girls Soccer -  Nov 3rd, 9-11am HTHMesa Field, Nov 5 &6 Robb Field , 4-6pm , communicate with Chad Kilgore ckilgore@hightechhigh.org for further information.

Girls Waterpolo - Nov 6th 6:30pm Memorial Pool  Head Coach Gary Mitchell, gunkholesurfer@gmail.com 

ALL athletes looking to participate in HTH Athletics must create a profile on athleticclearance.com and have an updated sports physical for 2018-19. THIS IS YOUR TICKET TO TRYOUTS. YOU MUST HAVE ALL OF THIS DONE TO PARTICIPATE.


GO STORM! 













Remember to download the Benefit app and use it to make your everyday purchases. Set your beneficiary to High Tech High, link your credit card or bank account and shop. 


Every purchase will send a percentage back to HTH! It's FREE money! 

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Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Newsletter Week of Oct. 9th

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Culture, People, Projects 

"Do something today that makes you smile, laugh and reconnect with the feeling of enjoyment" --Headspace 

HTH Students Get Published! Lucy, Bryce, Saskia and Savannah's work on a mysterious neglected double star is officially published as an astronomical research paper. Read about it here! 

 
Important News And Dates! 

Wednesday, October 10th and 11th - SLC, Minimum Days 

Wednesday, October 10th - 11th graders take PSAT

Friday, October 12th - No School

Wednesday, October 17th - Koffee With Kaleb at 9am 
Wednesday, October 24th
- Technology Class For Parents (In Spanish)
What is an SLC or student led conference anyway? Check out the video above to get all of your questions answered. 
Thank you to all the families who donated to Dollars For Doers! We raised more than $6,000 with matching donations from Qualcomm, Intel and Tegna. This money will go directly into the classrooms for field work, projects and supplies. 

Remember to use the Benefit app whenever you make a purchase. It's FREE money! Download the app, set your beneficiary to HTH and link your credit card or bank account. 
College News 
College Visits this week: Pitzer College, Saint Louis University, Syracuse University, Colorado State University, Emerson College, Olin College of Engineering and more. Check Naviance for the entire list.  
College Fair Wednesday Oct. 10th - Academy Our Lady Of Peace is inviting HTH students and families to their college fair. Details here. 
Sports News 
HTH Varsity Water Polo team won first place the in Division III Varsity Boys Water Polo tournament after defeating West Hills HS, South West HS, and Serra HS! Congratulations and good luck to our JV team tournament this week! 
 

Winter Sports Information Meeting - Thursday Oct. 11th 3:45pm HTH Commons, Click here for all things sports related. 

Tryouts: Basketball and soccer on Nov 3rd  Girls Water polo Nov 6th 
ALL athletes looking to participate in HTH Athletics must create a profile on athleticclearance.com and have an updated sports physical for 2018-19.  If you are a multi sport athlete you need to make sure you are on all rosters, not just one.  This is your ticket to tryouts.  If you do not have this information, you will not be allowed to tryout.  


Are you interested in Archery, Surf, or Rugby?  Contact coaches below to get started!

Archery- Jeff Lohman jlohman@hightechhigh.org for all season details.  Training starts soon.

Rugby- Contact Auston Cesson acesson2019@hightechhigh.org

Surf - Contact Adam Borek aborek@hightechhigh.org or Glen Volk glenvolk@icloud.com for more information. 

Join our Facebook group at Friends of High Tech High 
Email us at hthpacommunications@gmail.com
Check out our website at HTH Parent Association 
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